John Roper celebrates the return of the FIT Show. After a few false starts and Covid cancellations, Roper agrees it was a damn fine event…a buzzy affair that proved just how much we’ve missed each other. Great business was done, not least by The Fabricator magazine and .pro website – so much so, we are all looking forward to doing it again next year. To Read More - Click The Pic
Cover Story - Did I lock the door?
Yale has launched SensCheck, its new integrated smart window and door lock sensor. The new addition to the company’s hardware portfolio means that homeowners have the option to check the status of their doors and windows on their smart devices and phones. To Read More - Click The Pic
News - Great to be back
AluK has appointed retail sales specialist Wayne Heath as sales director for the trade and residential side of its business.This is a new position and reflects AluK’s commitment to putting its fabrication and installation partners right at the heart of its business. To Read More - Click The Pic
Building Regulations - What the L is it about?
There has been much media coverage on the introduction of approved document F and the increased use of background ventilation but little has been said about approved document L which was introduced at the same time, writes the GGF’s senior technical officer, David Borland. To Read More - Click The Pic
Now that meetings are back on the agenda and following a successful members’ spring forum, is there more that the Council for Aluminium in building can do? Asks Phil Slinger to help members get to know each other better. To Read More - Click The Pic
Glass & Structural Glazing – Bigger and better
ÜVEG Argentina, one of the largest glass processors in Latin America, has purchased jumbo-size high speed precision tilting conveyors as well as a high end tempering facility from Ashton Industrial, for its new Cordoba plant. To Read More - Click The Pic
FIT Show Review – Thank you to everyone
The 2022 FIT Show proved to be a tremendous success for Uni-Blinds’ integral blind systems manufacturer Morley Glass, according to managing director Ian Short. To Read More - Click The Pic
Trade News – Seamless all set
Dekko Window Systems has launched the world’s first fully seamless window. Working in conjunction with Haffner, the new Infinity fully seamless window was launched at this year’s FIT Show. To Read More - Click The Pic